Making Democracy Work

Peg Balano

Peg currently serves as Co-President of the Portland Area League of Women Voters. She coordinates League volunteers statewide to register new citizens to vote following their Naturalization Ceremonies and serves on the LWVME Communications Committee. Peg joined the League three years ago, after retiring from a career in Information Technology (IT), starting as a programmer at Hannaford Bros. and finishing as a Senior Project Management Specialist at Maine General Medical Center in Augusta. Initially from Massachusetts, Peg moved to Maine in 1980 with her husband, Jeff, and loves to travel. Her lifelong goal is to visit each coast of every continent.